New Discoveries

Hatchie Snail Mail
Discover WERS :: September 28, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 9/28

Graphics by Ainsley Basic THE LUMINEERS - “BRIGHTSIDE” “Brightside,” the title track off of The Lumineers’ fourth album of the same name, is a seamless,... Read More
New Discoveries Tall Heights MUNA Helado Negro
Discover WERS :: September 21, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 9/21

Graphics by Ainsley Basic TALL HEIGHTS - “HEAR IT AGAIN” If someone had to ask me what the music scene is like here in Boston,... Read More
AHI, Big Thief, Parquet Courts
Discover WERS :: September 14, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 9/14

Graphics by Ainsley Basic   PARQUET COURTS – “WALKING AT A DOWNTOWN PACE” Brooklyn-based rock collective Parquet Courts deliver an upbeat and moody answer to... Read More
My Morning Jacket
Discover WERS :: September 7, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 9/7

Graphics by Ainsley Basic JACK RABBIT - "SALEM" A serene guitar melody and calming vocals introduce Jack Rabbit's newest single, "Salem." Former Emerson students, they... Read More
Syd, Future Islands, Adia Victoria, and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Nightsweats
Discover WERS :: August 31, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/31

Graphics by Ainsley Basic FUTURE ISLANDS – “PEACH” Starting off with their signature bassy-synth landscape, Future Islands slowly guides the listener into their new song... Read More
Sufjan Stevens, Angelo De Augustine, Billy Idol, Dermot Kennedy, and Ben Harper, Ziggy Marley
Discover WERS :: August 24, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/24

Graphics by Ainsley Basic BILLY IDOL – “BITTER TASTE” Long-time and well-known artist Billy Idol recently released his single “Bitter Taste,” his first release in... Read More
New Discoveries: Torres
Discover WERS :: August 17, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/17

Graphics by Ainsley Basic AIMEE MANN - "SUICIDE IS MURDER" Aimee Mann sings from the heart on her latest song, "Suicide is Murder." In a... Read More
Discover WERS :: August 10, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/10

KURT VILE - "RUN RUN RUN" A cover, in my opinion, is supposed to highlight the best parts of the original song while also giving... Read More
New Discoveries Childish Gambino
Discover WERS :: August 4, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 8/3

Graphics by Ainsley Basic CHILDISH GAMBINO AND BRITTANY HOWARD - "STAY HIGH" Groovy, spacey, and soulful. Childish Gambino's cover of Brittany Howard's hit "Stay High"... Read More
New Discoveries Yves Tumor Gentle Temper
Discover WERS :: July 27, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/27

Graphics by Ainsley Basic YVES TUMOR - "JACKIE" Distorted guitar and heavy drums open the dark atmosphere of Yves Tumor's latest, "Jackie." The song comes... Read More
New Discoveries 7/20 Major Spark
Discover WERS :: July 20, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/20

Graphics by Ainsley Basic MAJOR SPARK – “BEAUTIFUL NOISE” An electric riff transforming into a fast-paced beat opens “Beautiful Noise,” Major Spark’s second song on... Read More
New Discoveries 7/13 Illuminati Hotties
Discover WERS :: July 13, 2021

Playlist: New Discoveries 7/13

Graphics by Ainsley Basic ILLUMINATI HOTTIES - "POOL HOPPING" Illuminati Hotties' "Pool Hopping" is one of my favorite songs of the summer so far. Contrary... Read More